Iowa State University
Department of English


TESL/Applied Linguistics: Conference on Technology for Second Language Learning

Directions to Ames and Iowa State University



Ames, IA is about 50 minutes away by car from Des Moines International Airport (DSM), at which car rental is available.

For further information on the directions to campus, please click here.


Detailed Directions to Campus and Conference Places


Campus Map



The most convenient parking place for the Saturday conference is the Memorial Union parking ramp, which is adjoined to the Memorial Union. Memorial Union Hotel patrons may park free in the Ramp by bringing their tickets to the Main Desk to be validated. Paid parking at the Ramp is also available for conference attendees. Entrances are from the south off of Lincoln Way and from the North off of Union Drive. To check parking fees, click here.

There are also several free parking spaces available around the campus on weekend. Check parking areas near the Memorial Union here. (Most reserved parking lots are free on weekend, which are marked in red on the map.)

Parking at Scheman Hall is free.